Belser, Davis Lead Mustangs at Bomber Invite

Belser, Davis Lead Mustangs at Bomber Invite

ITHACA, N.Y. - Sophomore Kendall Belser and senior Dereck Davis turned in impressive performances to lead the Mustangs at the Bomber Invitational, hosted by Ithaca College.

In the 4x200 meter relay, Davis, senior Morgan Cheatham, sophomore Ritchie Case and Belser finished with a combined time of 1:31.48, giving them second overall. Their time is currently tops in the MAC thus far. 

Davis and Belser would finish third and fourth in the 60m dash finals with times of 6.99 and 7.03. Davis' time of 6.96, which was achieved at the Gotham Cup on January 18, is still the fastest time in the MAC and third best in the region. Belser's time of 7.00, which took place at the Bison Open on January 25, is second in the MAC and tied for fourth in the region. 

Belser would also finish fourth in the 200 with a time of 22.53 seconds, which is currently first in the MAC. 

Case clocked a 51.01 (converted to 50.21) in the 400 to take third overall in the event. Case's time is first in the MAC and third in the region. 

The second day of the meet takes place on Saturday, February 3.